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Africa: Nigeria

Nollywood is driven by two things -- entertainment and profit, according to Abba T. Makama, co-founder of the indie film festival S16.  By CRISTINA ALDEHUELA AFP

Nigeria indie films seek acclaim in Nollywood's shadow

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In an abandoned print works in a scruffy but bohemian Lagos neighbourhood, an improvised cinema has opened, gigantic bla ...

Jan 26, 2023 | Africa: Nigeria

Authorities in Nigeria should swiftly drop the cybercrime charges against journalist Agba Jalingo, cease harassing hi ...

Jan 25, 2023 | Africa: Nigeria

As part of its activities to manage unrest and create sustainable peace, the Managing Conflict in Nigeria (MCN) Progr ...

Jan 24, 2023 | Africa: Nigeria

Governorship candidate of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) in Rivers State, Senator Magnus Ngei Abe, has said that t ...

Jan 24, 2023 | Africa: Nigeria

The reign of terror on members of the All Progressives Congress and other political parties in Rivers State by the Pe ...

Jan 22, 2023 | Africa: Nigeria

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has filed a lawsuit against President Muhammadu Buhari over ld ...

Jan 20, 2023 | Africa: Nigeria

Following the expiration of his 72-hour ultimatum, the Minister of State for Labour and Employment, Mr Festus Keyamo( ...

Jan 20, 2023 | Africa: Nigeria

A month before Nigeria's presidential election, top candidates have been exchanging a colourful tirade of insults and ac ...

Jan 20, 2023 | Africa: Nigeria

The Rivers APC 2023 Campaign Council said it is constrained to report the unprovoked attack on its governorship Campa ...

Jan 17, 2023 | Africa: Nigeria

Braving stressful waits, red tape and repeated visits, Nigerians are rushing to pick up their voting cards for next mont ...

Jan 16, 2023 | Africa: Nigeria

The Advocacy for Alleged Witches (AfAW) will work with the International Federation of Women Lawyers (FIDA) in Bauchi to ...

Jan 15, 2023 | Africa: Nigeria

Socio-Economic Rights and AccountabilityProject (SERAP) has urged the Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, and Speaker ofHouse ...

Jan 13, 2023 | Africa: Nigeria

Governorship candidate of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) in Rivers State, Senator Magnus Ngei Abe has said the peo ...

Jan 13, 2023 | Africa: Nigeria

The chieftain of the All Progressive Congress and erstwhile National Publicity Secretary of the defunct New People rs ...

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